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Trees outside houses need cutting back as they are almost touching the front of my property and are blocking out light.

Reported in the Restricted Visibility / Overgrown / Overhanging category anonymously at 13:13, Monday 17 June 2019

Sent to Northamptonshire County Council 3 minutes later. ref: 1663799.

Trees have not been cut back for many years and they are cutting out daylight to the property and their roots could potentially damage the fabric of the property if they are allowed to grow much larger.

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  • Thank you for reporting a fault on the highway. We will use the information you have provided to assess and prioritise this fault in accordance with our published response times for fault reports.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 13:16, Monday 17 June 2019

  • Inspection carried out 05/07/19 trees are not affecting the public highway

    State changed to: No further action

    Posted by Northamptonshire County Council at 08:34, Monday 8 July 2019

  • If a tree is overhanging our property do I have the right to cut it back myself?

    State changed to: Open

    Posted anonymously at 15:20, Saturday 13 July 2019

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